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Modi-Biden Meeting On Cards On G7 Sidelines In Italy? Here’s What US Official Said

Washington: US President Joe Biden and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi would likely "have the opportunity to encounter one another" on the sidelines of the G7 Summit in Italy, National Security Advisor (NSA) Jake Sullivan said here Wednesday. “He (Biden) expects to see Prime Minister Modi here. It's up to the Indians to formally confirm his attendance, but our expectation is that the two of them will have the opportunity to encounter one another. The nature of that encounter is still fluid because so much of the schedule is fluid,” Sullivan told reporters aboard Air Force One on his way to Italy to attend the G7 Summit, along with the US president. India's Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra told reporters in New Delhi that Modi would travel to Ital...
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Modi-Meloni Meet On Cards As PM Embarks On First Foreign Trip After His Record-Breaking Win

Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni will be playing host to PM Narendra Modi as he travels to the European nation for the annual G7 summit on Thursday, July 13. This will be the first instance of a foreign leader hosting PM Narendra Modi after his record-breaking win in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections. India has been invited as an outreach country by Meloni in her capacity as the G7 President. This is the 50th G7 summit of top economies of the world and is being held in the luxury resort of Borgo Egnazia in Italy's Fasano city in the Apulia region from June 13 to 15. On the agenda of the summit will be the wars raging in Ukraine and Gaza. The heads of core G7 countries — Joe Biden (USA), Emmanuel Macron (France), Olaf Scholz (Germany), Fumio...
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21 of 24 mins from TDP, 1 berth for BJP; Kalyan likely to be deputy CM | India News – Times of India

VIJAYAWADA: TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu's spectacular comeback after five years on the sidelines and some tribulation, including arrest, culminated Wednesday in his taking the oath of office as Andhra Pradesh's CM for the fourth time — the first two at the helm of the then undivided state — alongside 24 cabinet ministers.PM Modi led the BJP pantheon, including home minister Amit Shah and health minister and BJP president J P Nadda, at the swearing-in of their party's key ally at the Centre and the state.Actor and Jana Sena Party (JSP) chief Pawan Kalyan, who was instrumental in forging the winning combination with TDP and BJP, joined the cabinet and is tipped to get the deputy CM's post. Naidu's son and TDP national general secretary, Nara Lokesh, was among those sworn in by governor ...
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Video | Meet Upasana Mohapatra, Odisha Youngest MLA At 26

Twenty-six-year-old Upasana Mohapatra is the youngest MLA in the Odisha assembly as her party, the BJP, formed a government in the state for the first time. Ms Mohapatra spoke to NDTV on the aspirations of young Odias and what the victory means for young politicians like her.  Source link
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At Least 49, Mostly Indians, Killed As Fire Engulfs Kuwaiti Building, PM Modi Chairs Meeting— IN PICS

At least 49 people, mostly Indians, were killed today after a massive fire broke out in a multi-storey building in Kuwait's Mangaf area in the southern Governate. (Image source: PTI)Apart from the casualties, more than 50 people also sustained injuries in the tragic fire incident. (Image Source: PTI)The fire started in the kitchen of one of the floors, but later engulfed the entire building, where around 195 workers lived. (Image Source: PTI)Following the incident, Ambassador of India to Kuwait, Adarsh Swaika, visited the Jahra Hospital in Kuwait where six Indian workers were admitted. (Image Source: X/@indembkwt)Swaika also visited the Al-Adan hospital where a few other Indian workers were admitted after sustaining...
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Modi At Naidu Oath-Taking: Times When PM Attended Swearing-In Of Allies In States… Or Didn’t

Chandrababu Naidu Swearing-In: It was one of those rare occasions on Wednesday when Prime Minister Narendra Modi was seen attending the swearing-in ceremony of an ally. As Chandrababu Naidu, the chief of Bharatiya Janata Party's ally Telugu Desam Party (TDP), took to the dais and read his oath for the Office of the Chief Minister, PM Narendra Modi sat on the stage clapping, along with hundreds of TDP supporters, including film stars and other eminent personalities, attending the event. PM Modi doesn't often attend swearing-in ceremonies of chief ministers. However, he is known to boost ties within the BJP-led NDA by showing up at the swearing-in ceremonies of the allies. The in-person attendance of PM Modi surely raises the quotient of the BJP's alliance...
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‘Saddening’: PM Modi offers condolences after tragic fire in Kuwait claims over 40 lives, including Indians | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his condolences following a tragic fire in a building housing labourers in Kuwait, which claimed the lives of over 40 people, including several Indians. In a post on X, PM Modi wrote, "The fire mishap in Kuwait City is saddening. My thoughts are with all those who have lost their near and dear ones. I pray that the injured recover at the earliest."The Prime Minister also mentioned that, "The Indian Embassy in Kuwait is closely monitoring the situation and working with the authorities there to assist the affected."Indian ambassador to Kuwait, Adarsh Swaika, visited Al-Adan hospital, where more than 30 Indian workers injured in the fire have been admitted. The Indian embassy shared on X that "Ambassador Adarsh Swaika visited the Al-Adan ho...
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PM Modi To Attend G7 Summit In Italy On Thursday, First Visit Abroad In His Third Term

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Italy on Thursday to attend the annual summit of G7 advanced economies. Foreign Secretary Vinay Kwatra said on Wednesday that PM Modi's participation in the G7 summit would provide an opportunity to follow up on outcomes of the G20 summit held under India's presidency last year. The G7 summit, to be held in the luxury resort of Borgo Egnazia in Italy's Apulia region from June 13 to 15, is likely to be dominated by the raging war in Ukraine and the conflict in Gaza. US President Joe Biden, his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau are among the top leaders attending the summit. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy is al...
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Video | Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu की शपथ में भारी सुरक्षा, क्या है इसके पीछे वजह ?

Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu: चंद्रबाबू नायडू ने सीएम पद की शपथ ले ली है. उनके शपथ ग्रहण समारोह में पीएम मोदी भी मौजूद रहे. विजयवाड़ा में हुए इस सामरोह में भारी सुरक्षा देखने को मिली. बताया गया है कि 6 से 7 हजार सुरक्षाकर्मी इस दौरान मौजूद हैं. सायबर पुलिस को भी इस दौरान अलर्ट पर रखा गया. वहीं कई बड़े अफसर भी इस मौके पर मौजूद रहे. Source link ...
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Chinese Premier Li Qiang congratulates PM Modi on his historic 3rd term | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Chinese Premier Li Qiang on Tuesday congratulated PM Narendra Modi for his historic third straight term, days after the PM took oath at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.Chinese ambassador to India, Xu Feihong, shared a post on X, stating that the Chinese Premier extended congratulations to PM Narendra Modi."Chinese Prime Minister Li Qiang extended congratulations to Shri Narendra Modi @narendramodi on his new term as the Prime Minister of India," he said in a post on X.Chinese Premier Li said that the sound and steady development of China-India relations is not only conducive to the well-being of the two peoples but, also injects stability and positive energy into the region and the world, Xinhua reported.Moreover, he emphasised that China is willing to work with India to push forward ...
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Video | PM Modi Cabinet: Bihar की हिस्सेदारी से विपक्ष क्यों फ़िक्रमंद? विपक्ष की चिंता झलकती है या पीड़ा?

Bihar Politics: बिहार को नई सरकार में क्या मिला, लगता है कि एनडीए से ज़्यादा चिंता विपक्ष के नेताओं को है। जो मिला है उसे लेकर टिप्पणियां भी हो रही हैं, लेकिन एनडीए के नेता इस पर ध्यान ही नहीं दे रहे हैं। Source link
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Video | PM Modi Cabinet 3.0 को लेकर NDA में खटपट?, Eknath Shinde, Ajit Pawar गुट नाराज़?

Maharashtra Politics: केंद्र की एनडीए (NDA Government) सरकार में बीजेपी (BJP) के जिन सहयोगियों को कैबिनेट में जगह नहीं मिली उनमें शिवसेना शिंदे गुट (Eknath Shinde Faction) शामिल है... जबकी अजित पवार (Ajit Pawar) की एनसीपी ने मंत्री पद इसलिए नहीं लिया क्योंकि उन्हें कैबिनेट पद नहीं मिला.. कैबिनेट में जगह ना मिलने पर शिवसेना शिंदे गुट के चीफ़ व्हिप श्रीरंग बारणे ने मायूसी जताई है कि कैसे कम सांसदों वाली पार्टियों को कैबिनेट की सीटें मिलीं जबकि उनके दल को सिर्फ़ एक राज्य मंत्री का पद दिया गया... वहीं बीजेपी के दूसरे सहयोगी एनसीपी के अध्यक्ष अजित पवार ने कहा कि प्रफुल्ल पटेल को राज्य मंत्री पद की पेशकश आई थी लेकिन वो कैबिनेट मंत्री रह चुके हैं इसलिए उनके लिए ये पद स्वीकार करना मुनासिब नहीं था... फ़िलहाल ये दोनों ही दल कह रहे हैं कि वो सरकार को पूरा समर्थन देते रहेंग...
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PM Modi, PMO’s X accounts refreshed for third term: New DP and cover image signal renewed era | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: In a symbolic gesture marking the beginning of his third term, Prime Minister Narendra Modi revamped his social media presence on X (formerly Twitter). He changed the profile and header photo depicting the key moment from his political journey. PM Modi's personal X account now features images from his first day in office and the recent swearing-in ceremony of his government, while the official Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) account showcases a photo of him bowing to the Constitution of India.These changes come on the heels of PM Modi’s call for supporters to remove the 'Modi Ka Parivar' suffix from their social media handles, a campaign initiated during the election.In March, BJP members and supporters began using 'Modi Ka Parivar' (Modi's family) in their social media handles...
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PM asks people to remove Modi Ka Parivar tag from social media. ‘Bond remains strong & unbroken’

New Delhi: Thanking the people of India for their support in the Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday requested them to remove the ‘Modi Ka Parivar’ tag from their profiles on social media.BJP leaders as well as social media users in March had added the tag in their social media bio, expressing solidarity with PM Modi after RJD chief Lalu Yadav’s ‘Parivarvaad’ (nepotism) jibe. “Through the election campaign, people across India added ‘Modi Ka Parivar’ to their social media as a mark of affection towards me. I derived a lot of strength from it. The people of India have given the NDA a majority for the third consecutive time, a record of sorts, and have given us the mandate to keep working for the betterment of our nation,” the Prime Minister posted on social media pl...
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‘Govt family’: Rahul Gandhi’s jab at PM Modi over ‘nepotism’ | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday accused the BJP of hypocrisy when it comes to ‘parivarvad (dynastic politics)’. Rahul alleged that while the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government has on numerous occasions dismissed the sacrifices of Congress leaders as 'nepotism', the portfolio allocation on Monday saw the distribution of power to a 'government family'."Those who call the tradition of struggle, service and sacrifice of generations as nepotism are distributing the will of power to their 'government family'," the Congress MP said in a post on X (formerly Twitter)."This difference between the words and actions is called Narendra Modi," he added.Along with the post Rahul shared a list of 20 cabinet ministers whose relatives previously held positions in central or s...
Agnipath, submarines, Vajra, Rafale M and theaterisation – focus areas of Modi 3.0
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Agnipath, submarines, Vajra, Rafale M and theaterisation – focus areas of Modi 3.0

New Delhi: With Modi 3.0 sworn in, the defence sector will continue to be a key focus area with three mega deals set to be inked in the next year besides the biggest military reform in the history of India. The major defence-related decision to be taken this month is the selection of the new Army chief. The government took everyone by surprise in May by giving a month’s extension to Army chief General Manoj Pande, according him a rare continuity in office despite having reached the age of retirement. Show Full Article While vice-chief Lt. General Upendra Dwivedi could still be chosen by the new government since he is the senior-most, others whose names were also sent to the Cabinet Committee on Appointments are strong contenders. Sources in the defence and ...
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Uttarakhand CM Dhami thanks PM Modi, FM Sitharaman for releasing tax devolution fund to State | India News – Times of India

DEHRADUN: Uttarakhand chief minister Pushkar Singh Dhami has expressed his gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman for releasing an amount of Rs. 1562.44 crore to Uttarakhand in the tax-transfer process.Furthermore, the chief minister also conveyed the usage of the fund and stated that the State government will successfully implement developmental schemes and operate new schemes with the help of these funds, provided by the ministry of finance.Taking to social media platform the Uttarakhand chief minister wrote in Hindi, "Heartfelt thanks to the successful Prime Minister Mr. @narendramodi and Finance Minister Mrs. @nsitharaman ji for releasing the amount of Rs. 1562.44 crore to Uttarakhand in the tax-transfer process. Through this amount, along ...
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Video | मोदी कैबिनेट के 7 मंत्री का NDTV पर Exclusive Interview

नरेंद्र मोदी (PM Narendra Modi) के प्रधानमंत्री पद के शपथ-ग्रहण समारोह के करीब 24 घंटे बाद विभागों का बंटवारा हो गया है. पीएम नरेंद्र मोदी ने अमित शाह (Amit Shah) को गृह मंत्रालय दिया है. सहकारिता मंत्रालय भी अमित शाह के पास ही रहेगा. राजनाथ सिंह (Rajnath Singh) एक बार फिर से रक्षा मंत्रालय देखेंगे. नितिन गडकरी (Nitin Gadkari) सड़क परिवहन और राजमार्ग मंत्री बनाया गया है. जबकि एस जयशंकर (S Jaishankar) मोदी 3.0 में विदेश मंत्री बनाए गए हैं. अजय टम्टा और हर्ष मल्होत्रा को सड़क परिवहन और राजमार्ग मंत्रालय के राज्य मंत्री होंगे. वहीं, जेपी नड्डा नए स्वास्थ्य मंत्री बनाए गए हैं. LJP (रामविलास) के प्रमुख चिराग पासवान को खाद्य प्रसंस्करण उद्योग मंत्री बनाया गया है. जबकि हरियाणा के पूर्व सीएम मनोहर लाल खट्टर को दो मंत्रालय दिए गए हैं. खट्टर आवास और ऊर्जा मंत्रालय संभालें...
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Video | PM Modi Cabinet: दुबारा गृह मंत्री बनने पर Amit Shah ने जताया PM Modi का आभार

नरेंद्र मोदी (Narendra Modi) तीसरी बार देश के प्रधानमंत्री बन गए हैं. रविवार को उनका शपथ ग्रहण समारोह हुआ. पीएम मोदी (PM Modi) ने सोमवार को प्रधानमंत्री कार्यालय यानी PMO में कर्मचारियों को संबोधित किया. इस दौरान मोदी ने PMO को पावर सेंटर नहीं, बल्कि पीपुल सेंटर की तरह डेवलप करने की बात कही. उन्होंने कहा, "मेरी कोशिश रही है कि PMO सेवा का अधिष्ठान होना चाहिए. PMO पीपुल्स PMO होना चाहिए. ये मोदी का PMO नहीं हो सकता." Source link ...
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PM Modi 3.0 govt. assigns portfolios to council of ministers: Dharmendra Pradhan to continue as education minister – Times of India

Dharmendra Pradhan becomes the education minister again PM Narendra Modi assigned portfolios to his council of ministers today, 10th June. Dharmendra Pradhan retains his position as the head of the Ministry of Education in the third tenure of the NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Union Council of Ministers in the Modi 3.0 administration comprises 72 members, with 30 holding cabinet positions and five serving as ministers of state with independent charge.President Droupadi Murmu administered the oath of office to the ministers on Sunday, June 9.Pradhan has been a part of PM Modi's cabinet in the two preceding terms, overseeing various sectors such as petroleum and natural gas, education, and skill development. During the Prime Minister's initial tenure, Ramesh Pokh...
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Video | In Modi 3.0, See Who Gets What

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took oath with 71 ministers yesterday to form the new coalition government. President Droupadi Murmu administered the oath to the incoming ministers. Prime Minister, 30 are Cabinet Ministers, five Ministers Of State with Independent charge, and 36 Ministers of State. Amit Shah has retained the Ministry of Home Affairs, and Rajnath Singh has retained the Defence Ministry in Modi 3.0. Meanwhile, Nitin Gadkari has also retained the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways. Ajay Tamta and Harsh Malhotra have been appointed as Ministers of State in the ministry. HD Kumaraswamy of the Janata Dal (Secular), who took oath after Mr Khattar, was the first leader from any of the BJP's allies in the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) to take oa...
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Full list of portfolios of council of ministers in PM Modi 3.0 govt: Who gets what | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: A day after taking oath of office for a historic third consecutive term, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday assigned portfolios to his 71 council of ministers.The new Union Cabinet held its first meeting at the PM's residence in the evening.Cabinet ministersPrime Minister Narendra ModiRajnath Singh - Ministry of DefenceAmit Shah - Ministry of Home AffairsNitin Gadkari - Ministry of Road Transport and HighwaysJP Nadda - Ministry of Health and Family WelfareShivraj Singh Chouhan - Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Ministry of Rural Development, Ministry of Panchayati RajNirmala Sitharaman - Ministry of FinanceSubrahmanyam Jaishankar - Ministry of External AffairsManohar Lal Khattar - Ministry of Housing and Urban AffairsJD(S) leader HD KumaraswamyPiyush Goyal -...
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Video | BREAKING: PM Modi Cabinet में केंद्रीय मंत्रियों को बांटे गए मंत्रालय, जानिए किसको कौन सा मंत्रालय

PM Modi Cabinet Ministers: PM Modi Cabinet में केंद्रीय मंत्रियों को बांटे गए मंत्रालय, नितिन गडकरी (Nitin Gadkari) को सड़क परिवहन मंत्रालय दिया गया, वहीं हर्ष मल्होत्रा (Harsh Malhotra) को सड़क परिवहन मंत्रालय में राज्य मंत्री नियुकित किया गया है, और अमित शाह (Amit Shah) के पास गृह मंत्रालय बना रहेगा Source link